Imphal: A team of special commando unit of Manipur Police arrested two vehicle lifters and seized one two-wheeler (Apache) including different vehicle engines from Kongba Ucheckon, Imphal East on Tuesday.
The arrested persons were identified as one Laishram Ibungo Singh, 27, son of late L. Jiten Singh and Pangambam Dinesh Singh, 35, son of late P. Jadumani Singh both from Kongba Ucheckon near Social Youth Club, Imphal East.
The police team while conducting a search operation in the Kongba area apprehended Ibungo, who admitted himself as a vehicle lifter with Dinesh.
The police team immediately rushed to the residence of Dinesh and conducted a search operation. During the operation, the two-wheeler and different vehicle engines were found.
The police team seized the vehicle and engines and arrested Dinesh from his residence. A laptop and two mobile phones were also seized. The arrested persons along with the seizures have been handed over to Irilbung police station for further legal action, police said.
Chief Minister, N. Biren Singh on his Facebook wall shared a video clip of the arrested person and seizures with the caption “Well done special commandos team against vehicles theft drive”.